Roofing FAQ

Questions We Get All the Time About Roofing

At Affordable Roofing we are committed to the highest level of customer service. This includes open, honest and frequent communications with our customers. We encourage your questions and enjoy answering them. Here are some of the questions we hear most frequently.

Q. How much will my new roof cost?
A. The cost of your roof will depend on its size, shape, slope and the number of existing roof layers, along with the materials you choose for the roof. We’ll be happy to provide an estimate up front.

Q. Do you charge for estimates?
A. No, we provide written estimates free of charge.

Q. What is the best type of roofing material for my home?
A. We will inspect your home to determine the best methods, materials, warranties, and prices for your home. Affordable Roofing can install shingles, tiles or metal roofing systems, giving you a wide variety of choices.

Q. Can you install a new roof over the existing roof?
A. Yes, but the preferred method is to remove the old roof. Removal allows for inspection of the substrate, and the elimination of any wet, rough, and/or unstable existing materials.

Q. What do you do with debris from my old roof?
A. All debris is taken to the landfill and disposed of properly.

Q. What kind of roofing warranties will I get?
A. Material warranties are usually issued by the manufacturers for periods of five (5) to fifty (50) years, depending on the materials. Affordable Roofing also offers our own guarantee of workmanship.

Q. Will you make a mess of my property?
A. Roofing can be messy, but neatness is very important to us. We protect shrubs, landscaping and the surround yard, and clean our work area and the surround yard area at the conclusion of every workday.

Q. How long will it take to install my roof?
A. Most residential roofs can be replaced in one day. If additional days are required, we’ll secure your home against the weather overnight.

Q. Can I choose my own roof color?
A. It used to be you had a very limited choice in colors for shingles or tile. Today’s roofs, however, are available in a much wider array of colors and styles, in shingle, tile or metal.


Trust the roofing contractors Tampa homeowners rely on for quality, service and value. Call Affordable Roofing today at (813) 400-2515 to schedule a FREE roof checkup and estimate.